Wednesday, July 17, 2013

District 29 Night Out Against Crime Event Tuesday August 6, 2013 from 6 pm until 8:30 pm on the grounds of 2783 Smith Springs Road

Please Mark Your Calendars to attend our upcoming Night Out Against Crime Event with our Patrol Officers, Chief of Police Steve Anderson, Commander Donegan of the Hermitage Precinct, Community Affairs officer Sgt. Jeffrey White and others. Nashville State will also make a presence this year in our community with a booth along with many other vendors. Please share with others in our community. Thank you. Flyer Designed by our Community's very own Max with Global Mall's Global Print and Marketing Print Shop!


Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Public Meetings for MTA Scheduled Fall System Changes for Southeast Nashville

Public meetings scheduled for July 22 and 24 for fall system changes


The Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) will hold four public meetings on July 22 and 24 regarding proposed changes for its biannual system changes. Changes are being proposed for routes 15 Murfreesboro Pike, 24X Bellevue Express and 42 St. Cecilia/Cumberland. Also being discussed is the elimination of BusLink and the possible elimination of Route 39X Cane Ridge Express. In addition, MTA is seeking comments regarding potential routing changes to multiple routes due to 5th Avenue becoming bidirectional.

Listed below are the locations and times for the public meetings and the bus routes that serve the meeting locations.

Location Date Time

Music City Central Monday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. &
(Community Meeting Room) July 22 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. 400 Charlotte Ave.
(All bus routes except 21, 72 & 76)

Southeast Public Library Wednesday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
2325 Hickory Highlands Drive July 24
(Route 15)

Music City Central Wednesday 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
(Community Meeting Room) July 24 400 Charlotte Ave.
(All bus routes except 21, 72 & 76)


More details regarding the proposed changes will be available beginning July 22 at the public hearings as well as online at nashvillemta.org.

The public is encouraged to attend any of the hearings or submit comments to the MTA Planning Department, attn: Public Meeting Comments, 430 Myatt Drive, Nashville, Tenn. 37115; fax comments to (615) 862-6208; call Customer Care at (615) 862-5950; or email comments to mta.publicmeetings@nashville.gov through Aug. 9, 2013. Attendance at the hearings is not required in order to comment.

Part Time Crossing Guard Positions from Today's Job Fair at Metro Southeast Complex at 1417 Murfreesboro Pike

Update from Today's Job Fair:
Update from Don Aaron and our Metro Police: If you were unable to attend the job fair today for the Part-time Crossing Guard positions. You can contact 862-7752 to still apply. You can also visithttp://www.nashville.gov/Police-Department.aspx and click on the link that says Apply to Be a Crossing Guard on this page and apply there. Please share with others.
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Men and women who would like to work part-time as Metro school crossing guards are invited to a job fair tomorrow (Wednesday) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Green Hills Room of the Metro Southeast complex at 1417 Murfreesboro Pike.

The police department will be taking crossing guard applications for the upcoming school year. Applicants must be at least 18, have a valid government-issued ID and social security card, have reliable transportation, and be able to pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.

Starting pay is $9.79 per hour. Benefits include furnished uniforms and equipment, holiday pay and a bonus at the end of the school year that recognizes guards’ dedication. 

The police department employs nearly 200 crossing guards who work public school zones in the mornings and afternoons throughout Davidson County.

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Part Time Opportunity in Southeast Nashville for Community Education Site Coordinator

Please see posted the job description for a PART-TIME position opening for our area sent to all of council members to share with everyone. Please share with others who may have an interest. Thank you. --------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Curry, Lovette (CEC) Date: Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 4:48 PM Subject: Part-Time Position with Nashville Community Education To: "cablezap@nashvillecableemail.com" Hello, Nashville Community Education is seeking a qualified person to fill the part-time position for our new Antioch location. This position requires a person who has excellent customer service skills, administrative skills, and is a self-starter. This position will work closely with the Antioch High School staff, the Antioch business and community members, and NCE instructors and students. The position begins August 2013. Please forward job description this to your networks and community partners. Lovette Curry, Esq. Executive Director Nashville Community Education 4805 Park Ave. Nashville, TN 37209 615-298-6765

RESPONSIBILITIES 
• Serve as a goodwill ambassador to the program 
• Register students for Community Education Classes using our online software 
• Collect registration fees from students 
• Inform students of the location of their classes and other necessary information 
• Ensure classrooms are prepared for instruction 
• Support instructors for the Antioch location 
• Participate in Antioch community meetings 
• Work with Antioch High School personnel as it relates to Community Education 
• Ensure all classrooms are returned to their original state after each class session 
• Keep accurate records 
• Resolve any problems with services provided 
• Meet regularly with the principal and staff of each site 
• Monitor programs to ensure that proper services are provided 
• Perform administrative functions 
• Attend meetings and workshops as needed 
• Develop vast knowledge of community resources and agencies 
• Work with current NCE staff 
• Performs related duties as required


QUALIFICATIONS 
• Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written 
• Ability to work with community members and partner agencies 
• Demonstrated organizational skills and strong attention to detail 
• Skill in working with the public 
• Willingness and desire to learn new skills and concepts 
• Fosters collaborative interpersonal relationships and has the ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with staff, community members, council members, teachers, and administrators. 
• Ability to accept accountability, learn from mistakes, and work with minimal supervision 

Application Process 
Please submit ONLY a resume and cover letter no later than 
July 26, 2013 to 
Nashville Community Education 
CECemployment@nashville.gov

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Reminder Southeast Nashville Independence Day Fireworks tonight!

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Antioch July 3rd Celebration Unites Community

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The 1st Annual Independence Day Celebration for SE Nashville/Davidson County will take place on Wednesday, July 3rd - in the East side of  the Global Mall at the Crossings (f/n/a Hickory Hollow Mall).  There will be room for lawn chairs and blankets in designated areas around the old JC Penney and Macy's areas.  (there will be guides present to ensure all open areas are easily accessible)
There will be entertainment, food trucks and food vendors, ice cream and cotton candy vendors, face painting and glow sticks for kids. The Global Mall at the Crossings now has five great restaurants open in the Food Court and this will be open for anyone to go inside and eat and cool off.  Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. and the fireworks show, produced by Pyro Shows (the same company that produces the fireworks downtown on Thursday evening and for the CMA's) will begin at dusk, approximately 9:00 p.m.  tonight!

Crossings Nashville Action Partnership, Inc. (CNAP) is a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization formed in February 2010, to enhance the area known as Crossings Nashville in the Southeast section of Davidson County, Tennessee.  Donations to CNAP are not tax deductible.